With so many products promising so many things, it can get confusing! We’ve made it easy for you. These are the five hair care essentials that you should keep handy in your hair care arsenal.
1) Leave-in conditioner
Not only can these conditioning hair products add extra nourishment to your hair, they also may have UV filters or are specially formulated to protext hair. Have a look at the Garnier Leave-In range for ideas.
by Beautyspa on Mon, 02/20/2017 - 21:39
Those flat brown spots that appear on the body can be freckles, sunspots, liver spots or age spots. Freckles can be genetic and be present at an early age, or they can be due to sun exposure if you have a hereditary predisposition to them. Freckles can even look sexy, as seen on many models. Age spots are not sexy and can age you beyond your actual age.
by Beautyspa on Thu, 02/16/2017 - 23:20
In this last month of winter, we still have cold and/or damp weather, and it’s wise to stay warm and protected from deeper coldness getting into the body. This is a health maxim in both Western and Eastern medicines. Here are some tips you can apply if you have trouble staying warm at this time of year. Ladies?
by Beautyspa on Wed, 02/15/2017 - 19:52
There are millions of people who have sensitive skin. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, as many as 50 percent of the patients who seek help have sensitive skin. There are a variety of symptoms associated with this condition including itchy, scaly skin, red patches, acne, and contact dermatitis .
by Beautyspa on Tue, 02/14/2017 - 17:26
Salicylate intolerance or sensitivity includes any side effects that occur when any derivatives of salicylic acid are introduced into the body.
Salicylates are found naturally in plants and act to protect them from diseases, insects, fungi and bacteria. The salicylates act as preservatives through a natural immune hormone.
Salicylates are also commonly found in many personal care, skin care, medications (such as aspirin types) and of course, in products containing plants.
by Beautyspa on Sat, 02/11/2017 - 22:21
We have been told for years that the sun’s rays are harmful and we all need to slather on sunscreen chemicals to protect from skin cancers and skin aging.
The truths are that sunscreen use actually leads to: increased risks of cancer and increased photoaging.
by Beautyspa on Fri, 02/10/2017 - 18:16
Typically sensitive skin needs a lot of TLC, and this is more so during the summer months. Weekends of camping trips, picnics with friends, day at the beach or other summer getaways should be fun, but if you’re not diligent towards proper sensitive skin care, you’ll pay the price with irritated problem skin. This may mean skin irritation with rashes, redness and breakouts.
by Beautyspa on Thu, 02/09/2017 - 00:00
When it comes to getting inked, less is definitely more. Small, simple tattoos are theway to make a big statement. Need proof? Just look to Hollywood "It" girls Selena Gomez, Cara Delevingne and Rita Ora, who all sport tattoo designs that are subtle in stature but big on cool factor.
by Beautyspa on Tue, 02/07/2017 - 19:57
If your lip swells up or you get a rash around your mouth, it could be an ingredient in your toothpaste. Dry scalp or a rash developing around a new earring, can be caused by another common ingredient. This article will help you understand the difference between ‘allergens’ and ‘irritants’ and what to look out for in your daily used products on your body to prevent contact dermatitis.
by Beautyspa on Sun, 02/05/2017 - 01:52
We all want to look fresh-faced and younger, and makeup can be a great aid to that. Keep in mind that your makeup style needs to evolve and adapt to your changing skin as you age. Tried and true techniques from your high school years will no longer cut it 15, 20, or 30 years later. You might be an old hand at applying your makeup, and if you're not careful, you can end up looking older, too. We've compiled a list of the most common makeup mistakes that will actually add years instead of removing them.
by Beautyspa on Tue, 01/24/2017 - 19:27